In our fourth season, your support allows Detroit Public Theatre to continue our artistic and community programs. DPT is a not-for-profit theatre, and our work is made possible by donors like you.

Please make a tax-deductible donation today and join us in building and sustaining Detroit Public Theatre.

Thank you, and we hope to see you at the theatre soon!

If you would prefer to send a check, 
please send it to the address below:

Detroit Public Theatre
1401 Vermont Street, #179
Detroit, MI 48216

Please make checks payable to Detroit Public Theatre
DPT's EIN is 47-3449342.

Gifts of any size make a difference! Choose a donation amount below, or consider making an add-on contribution or rounding up your order when you buy tickets.

  • $50

  • $100

  • $250

  • $500

  • $2500

  • $5000

  • Ensemble Player: $10,000

  • Best Supporting Player: $15,000

  • Leading Player: $25,000

If you've got questions about donating to DPT, Producing Artistic Director Sarah Winkler would love to answer them! Click here to send her an email.


Founder Donor Levels

Leading Player - $25,000    
Debbie and John Erb
Lauren and Phillip Fisher
Catherine and Nathan Forbes
Ira Pittelman and Tom Hulce
Danialle and Peter Karmanos, Jr.
Julie and Bobby Taubman
Carol and Peter Walters
Sarah Winkler and Simon Leopold

Best Supporting Player - $15,000
Maeva and Xavier Mosquet
Ann V. and James B. Nicholson   
Lisa A. Payne

Ensemble Player - $10,000
Robert A. and Maggie Allesee
Julie and Peter Cummings
Nicole and Stephen Eisenberg
Judy and Scott Phares
Martie and Bob Sachs
Jeffrey Seller

Sustainer Donor Levels

Gretchen and Ethan Davidson
Jennifer and David Fischer
Anessa and David Kramer
Erica Peresman and David Jaffe
Carol and Peter Walters
West End Studios

Peter Barta
Daniel Bates
Wendy Batiste-Johnson
Arianna Bergamaschi and Oliver Francois
Julie and Eric Borman
Katherine Bradford and Greg Leopold
Courtney and Adam Burkett
Kumi and William Martin

Andrew L. and Gayle Shaw Camden
Sarah Clare and Chris Corporandy
Linda Dresner and Ed Levy, Jr.
Nina Essman and Jon Freeman
Brooke and Alfred Fisher
Rochelle and Randy Forester
Susan and Bobby Gordon
Mary Ann and Robert Gorlin
Annmarie and Neil Hawkins
Jan and Chris Heaphy
Ann Heath Templeton and Steve Templeton
Niki and Bobby Johnson
Carol A. Johnston
Patricia Keros and Todd Tesen
Bonnie Larson
Arlene and John Lewis
Dr. Carol Levin

Maureen Martin
Ronald Martin
Marsha and Jeff Miro
Felicia E. Molnar
Terry Naini and Stefano Ukmar
Joyce and Dan Pariser
Christie Peck and Buck Baker
Bobbi and Stephen Polk
Judith and Howard Sims
Ann Stevenson and Curt Catallo
Peter Van Dyke
Eva Von Voss
Ebow Vroom
Jamie Kaye Walters
Marcy and Eric Weisberg
Dr. Brian Young

Adele and Michael Acheson
Marcia and Martin Baum
Judith A. Belknap
Arianna Bergamaschi and Olivier Francois
Joanna and Marc Boeckl
Avern Cohn
Jonathan DeGaynor
Sarah and Bob Dodge
Iris Eichenberg
Sylvia and Dr. Marvin Gordon
Tara and Stephen Grekin
Mickey Guisewite and John DeCerchio
Fay Herman
Helen and Marty Katz
Lois and Eugene Miller
Patricia Mooradian
Alicia and John Nicholson
Stephanie Nicholson
Anna Owens
Anne H. Parsons and Donald Dietz
Sonia and Tom Pastore
Robert Rosowski

Tricia Ruby
Marcia Ruff and Tom Wilkinson
Mary Schakel
Michelle and Scott Segal
Gigi Sharp and George Gilpin
Elizabeth Tintinalli

Denita Banks-Sims and Glenn Sims
Marian Barnes
Paul Bohn
Denise and David Currin
Danielle David
Julie Dawson
Debbie Distefano
Mary and Terry Earls
Lucy Faust
Elane and David Feldman
Teri Fenner
Dorothy and Larry Fobes
Nancy Gibbs
Nancy Grant and Mark Frankel
Sujana Gundlapalli

Jamie Heberling
Mary Ellen Hoy and Jim Keller
Barbara Hughes
Joyce Keller and Michael Walch
Sharyanne and Dr. Arnold Kollin
Meredith Korneffel and Benjamin Meeker
Leslie Erb Liedtke
Eric Linder
Ann and Dr. Bruce Margolis
Ronald Martin
Shannon Martin
Lynne Metty
Bonnie Sheehy Nielsen
Edward Parks
Kimberly Peterson
Julie and Adam Rothstein
Michael Shriver
Dr. Wendy Soubel and Dr. John Arnold
Sarah Thewes
Courtney Thompson
Mike and Nadia Tremonti
Donna and Jeffrey Vanneste

Alan Ackerman
Evan Adams
Gina Adams-Levy
Rachel Allison
Robert Anthony
Suzanne Antisdel
Elizabeth Applebaum
Betsy Appleton
Benjamin Bailey
Terry Barclay
Nina Barlow Glover
Jessica Bauman
Ellen Bates-Brackett
Carolyn and Jim Bellinson
Kathy Bergman
Liz Blondy
Silvia and Bob Bogojevich
Rory Bolger
Amy and Jordan Brackett
Cynthia Brody
Juanita Brown
Solomon Brown
Joseph Bruce
Susan Buckler
Christopher Burney
Ava and Walter Butzu
Laura Buus
Emily Camiener and Marc Schwartz
Kip and Sherry Cantrick
Katherine Carter
Katherine Casebolt and Chris Werthmann
Karen Chappelle
Barbara Charlip
Carol Cholmakjian
Alison Christy and Anthony Timmins
Rose Marie Ciccone
Jill Cohen
Bryan Conroy
Connie and Richard Cowper
Maureen and Jerry D'Avanzo
Dale and Rod Dallaire
Kalisha Davis
Jacqueline Dedo
Rowena Demio
Bryant Dennison
Dennis Dillworth
Stefanie Din
Kitty Dubin
Tamela Ekstrom Derian
Ron Elkus
Cara Greene Epstein
Elizabeth Erb
Guy Feltenstein
Kayne Ferrier
Charlene Firestone
Steven Fisher
Yolanda Fleischer
Arnetta C. Ford
Robert Fried
Melissa Friedman and Ron Russell
Chris Frost
Laurie Fundukian
Sharlene Gage
Eleanor Gamalski
Dana Gamarra
Julia Garlotte
Charles Gerstein
Nancy Gingrich
Julia Glander and Alex Leydenfrost
Linda and James Gobeski
Leslie Goldmann-Franco
Barbara and Paul Goodman

Sylvia Gorte
John Grandstaff
Ken Grant
Leslie Graves
Ned Greenberg
Emily Grekin
Greg Grobis
Meghan Grover
Jerry Gutman
Christine and Bob Hage
Marcus Haney
Bill Hansen
Deborah Hansen
Jan and Chris Heaphy
Mindy and Sam Herman
Jeremy Hermann
Henrietta Hermelin Weinberg
Candace Hemphill
Lisa Hodge Kander and Ken Kander
Jordan Hodges
Kate and Jeromy Hopgood
Dylan Hoover
Melissa Hutcheson
Jolene Innis and David Billings
Monique Johnson
Andrea and Jason Jones
Kennikki and Edmund Jones
Kathryn Kates
Anne Killheffer
Joann King
Matt Kiriluk
Artun Kircali
Gerald Klein
Gaia Klotz
Kirsten Knisely
Anna Kohn
Elizabeth and Michael Kojaian
Zina Kramer
Mary Lams
Barbara and Sheldon Larky
Christin Lee
Elizabeth Lee
Degan and Aaron Leopold
Zachary Leopold
Stacie and George Levy
Elisabeth Lewis Corley
Eric Linder
Dr. Susan Linn
Jessica Litman and Jonathan Weinberg
Rosemary Little
David Livingston
Kate LoConti
David Lundy
Linda Lutz
Lori Lutz
Anne Magreta
Hugh Maguire
Brian Marable
Caroline Marks
Quincy Marr
Lisa Matye
Phillip Mayor
Vernadette McAllister
Des McAnuff
Anita and Tim McCabe
Carla and Eric Messing
Lindsay Michocki
Colleen Miller
Vanessa Mobley
Jenn Rae Moore
Iuliana Niculescu
Patrice Nolan
Chuk Nowak

Erin O'Neill DiMarco
Sandra Osip
Beth Pacifico
Gloria Page
Jenifer Paine
Maureen Paraventi
Maggie Patton
Caleb Paull
Dr. Lynda Paull
Tamar Paull
Michael Perreca
Sue and Bob Perrish
Jessica Petelle
Marya Peters
Jean and Stephen Piermattei
Madelyn Porter
Willie Quinn
Linda Rabin Hammell
Stephanie Ramirez
Natalie Redmond
Barbara Reehl
Suzi Regan
Craig Reynolds
Cheryl Rossman
Loretta Ryder
E.J. Saks
Alvin Saperstein
Roslyn Schindler
Rachel Schnoll
David Schon
Daniel Sharkey
Wendy Shepherd and Ken Hershenson
Frannie Shepherd-Bates and John Bogojevich
Karen Sheridan
Susan Shields
Kutah Sillah
Pam Silva
Jennifer Sluka
Julie Smith Yoles
Jay Sones
Bruce Sottles
Dawn Spicer-Dake
Michael Staebler
Christine Stier
Annemarie Stoll
Kathryn Sussman
Norma and Chris Tanner
Scott Taylor
Katie Terpstra
Daniel Thompson
Margaret Thorp
Thomas P. Traub
Claire Trepanier
Angus Vail
Margaret and Larry Van Meter
Rose Ann Wade
Dr. Eliot Wagenheim
Patrice Walsh
Deborah Walters
Sue Webster and William Pielemeier
Jamie Weeder
Amy Weinstein
Dr. Barbara Weldon
Barbara Whitman
Josie Whittlesey
Ross Williams
Amelia Winkler
Marvin Winkler
Jessica Wolff
Deborah Wood
Jessica Yan
Starla Zehr
Jillian Zylinski

Detroit Public Theatre is also deeply grateful to our past and current Corporate, Foundation, and Government funders for their generous support of our programs and productions.

Awesome Foundation-Ann Arbor Chapter
Beaumont Health
Comerica Charitable Giving
Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
The Detroit Shoppe at Somerset Collection
Doner Advertising
The DTE Energy Foundation
Eileen Fisher
The Emily List Fund for Performing Arts Therapy
 Flagstar Bank

The Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation
The Forbes Company
The Ford Motor Company Fund
Hudson Webber Foundation
The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
Kenwall Steel
The Marjorie and Maxwell Jospey Foundation
MGM Grand Detroit
Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs
 Michigan Humanities Council

Midtown Detroit, Inc.
National Endowment for the Arts
The Peck Foundation
PNC Foundation
Quicken Loans
The Skillman Foundation
Somerset Collection
St. John Providence
Union Joints
Venturous Theater Fund of the Tides Foundation

List as of November 20, 2018.

We are grateful for the support of our show sponsors and our season sponsors.